According to a new study, postmortem brain tissue from females who suffered from depression had abnormally high expression levels of a number of genes which regulate the glutamate system.
According to a new study, a drug currently used to treat advanced skin cancer has also shown to be effective against the SHH subtype of Medulloblastoma brain cancer.
A new study enhances understanding of the mechanisms vital to the regulation of the circadian system.
A new study reports a naturally occurring protein fragment produced in the brain can inhibit a key enzyme implicated in the onset of Alzheimer's disease.
A new study provides evidence to distinguish between the parts of the brain which account for individual talent and the areas activated through training.
A new study reports a lack of sleep can reduce aggression and affect reproductive fitness in fruit flies.
A new study links intelligence and longevity to genetics.
According to researchers, an experimental drug extends lifespan in male mice and ameliorates a number of behavioral symptoms of Rett syndrome in female mice, signifying the disorder may be reversible.
Do you prefer the taste of fatty food? Are you someone who eats for pleasure rather than for hunger's sake? According to a new study, the tendency to overeat could be due to a hormone deficiency.
Researchers suggest a number of new tests for early diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease, including a saliva test.
Researchers map out the relationship between receptors and ligands.
Researchers have identified a critical function of what they believe to be schizophrenia's "Rosetta Stone" gene that could hold the key to decoding the function of all genes involved in the disease.